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Holly and Rich_Garbett are now friends
Apr 3, 2011
Holly commented on Frances's blog post 'Worst Diabetic Control Sabateurs are Other Diabetics'
"I dont have shocking ignorance, but the majority of type 2 is lifestyle induced. That is fact. Let me guess you have type 2 as well?"
Jan 27, 2011
Holly replied to Michelle Isabelle's discussion 'EXTREME exercise'
"I do curcuit training 4 times a week and my diabetic doctor said get 500ml of water to 500 ml of still energy drink (if your in the uk then lucozade) and drink that, not like fizzy sports drink but a slow realease onem the ones called powerade? x"
Jan 27, 2011
Holly replied to Jen's discussion 'What does "insulin dependent" really mean?'
"You wont die in a matter of days if you dont take it, i lasted about 3 weeks before big DKA x"
Jan 27, 2011

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Holly's Blog

New Year, New start, same problem.

Posted on January 25, 2011 at 1:57am 4 Comments

Okaym, sat at school finsihs my exams yesterday, so at the weekend i really needed to concentrate, so i injected, ew i felt revolting, like i could feel the weight come back on, feel the size of my wrists increasing, my watch didnt slide down my wrist like it used to. All i can think is in 8 months i will be in Newcastle at uni, i wont have to inject i can go for runs and do as much exercise whenever i want. I cant wait for the time to pass, it feels like its going to slow, and i know that im… Continue

My life with diabulimia 14/12/2010

Posted on December 14, 2010 at 2:47pm 3 Comments

Okay so been a lomg while since ive blogged but todays a big day so i thought i sorta need to do it. By writing this im not pro ed, but i have one, yes some people may think i can do somethign about it, but its not as simple as that when your national health service doesnt yet see it as an illness. I dont write this for anyone else, i write it because i can be completely hoenst about my feelings and thought and to show other people they're not alone and i know what it feels like. Right sorry…


My life with Diabulimia 17/08/10

Posted on August 17, 2010 at 4:20pm 2 Comments

So after a recent rude comment off a woman who would like my blogs deleted because thery are apparentl,y pro ana and this community could really do better i would just like to say the following:

1. I have never said anything to encourage other diabetics into this ED i have simply written down my thoughts and feelings because I cant do it anywhere else

2. If people do not like what they read then as the old saying goes 'If you dont have anything nice to say…


My life with diabulimia 12/08/10

Posted on August 12, 2010 at 1:12am 9 Comments

I haven't written on here for a while so i thought i should update the site on whats going on. Well i went to the hospital for a check up and my hBA1c was 9.6 (i think) from when it had been 12.6, obviously i was not happy that it was that, so that was that because my mum trusts me more now, i can say that i have injected when i havent, use something (obviously not going to say how) to fake blood sugar levels, so i now fully havent done any injections now for the third day which is awesome,… Continue

12th July 2010

Posted on July 12, 2010 at 6:18am 2 Comments

My boyfriend has organised us to go away for one night in a couple of weeks hes not telling me where were going though ( im guessing london but who knows ) my mom is out right refusing to let me go because apparently we're too young, ive tried to explain it to her but nothing will make her let me go, i spoke to the school nurse today and she suggested seeing my psycologist Dot as mayvbe talkign top her and my mom will make my mom see that i need a bit of freedom to be trusted because i dont…


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At 9:15am on January 24, 2011, Joe_h said…
a new member is working through issues w/ diabulimia and has start a group do u think you could reach out to her
At 7:14pm on August 17, 2010, Frances said…
You cause your own condition daily.
At 10:04am on July 11, 2010, Lou said…
Hi pet, How are you? Not fabulous judging by your last blog, wanna mail me and chew it over? I'd like to try and help even if it's just an ear to bash it out on
Lou x
At 9:27am on May 21, 2010, Kristin said…
Hi Holly! I'm thinking about you today and hoping that you are OK!
At 4:11am on May 21, 2010, Marie B said…
Please Holly Robyn knows what she's talking about. I hope you are in the hospital now. We'll be here when you get back, to help you any way we can.
At 6:02pm on May 20, 2010, Robyn said…
Please, Please go to the ER, NOW. You are in DKA. Please Sweetheart. Everything else can just wait, you are what is important.
At 6:18am on April 26, 2010, Osob said…
Hi Holly,
Thank you for the friendship request,how are you doing?
Hope your numbers are good and are enjoying tudiabetes as much I am.
At 2:34am on May 10, 2009, Oliver Clarke said…
Im great thanks and yourserlf ;) xxx
At 2:30pm on May 4, 2009, Nicolette said…
Thanks so much!
At 11:23am on January 24, 2009, Sarah said…
heyy (: how's it going?



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